82nd Airborne officer killed in explosion near Mosul - WAAY

According to 82nd Airborne Division, 1st Lt. Weston C. Lee, of Bluffton, Georgia was killed in an IED blast while on patrol outside of Mosul, Iraq, on Saturday. He was a platoon leader in the 1st Battalion, 325th Infantry Regiment, 2nd Brigade Combat ...

Pentagon identifies soldier killed in IED blast near Mosul, Iraq - ArmyTimes.com

A first lieutenant with the 82nd Airborne Division's 2nd Brigade Combat Team has been identified as the soldier killed Saturday in Mosul, Iraq. First Lt. Weston Lee, 25, died from wounds he sustained when an improvised explosive device detonated during ...

Georgia Soldier Killed in Iraq - WSAV-TV

An 82nd Airborne paratrooper from Bluffton, Georgia was killed in an explosion in Iraq Saturday. First Lt. Weston C. Lee died when an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. Lee, who was an infantry officer, joined the Army ...

US service member killed near Mosul identified as infantry officer - Reuters

WASHINGTON A U.S. service member who died when an improvised explosive device detonated while he was on patrol outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul was identified on Sunday as 1st Lieutenant Weston Lee. Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia, was an ...

US soldier killed in Iraq during a patrol outside Mosul - KCRA Sacramento

The Pentagon says an American soldier has died in Iraq after an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. Advertisement. Officials say the 1st lieutenant with the 82nd Airborne Division, 25-year-old Weston C. Lee of Bluffton, ...

Pentagon: blast kills USA service member outside Mosul - Herald Keeper

On Saturday, the USA led military coalition has said that a U.S. service member has died of wounds caused by an explosive device outside the northern Iraqi city of Mosul. The coalition commanders were forced to temporarily pause the offensive last ...

Fort Bragg-based paratrooper killed when an IED detonates during patrol outside Mosul - myfox8.com

FORT BRAGG, N.C. – A Fort Bragg-based paratrooper was killed in Iraq when an improvised explosive device detonated during a patrol outside Mosul. 1st Lieutenant Weston C. Lee, 25, of Bluffton, Georgia, was an infantry officer assigned to 1st Battalion, ...

US-led campaign against IS killed 352 civilians: Pentagon - Business Standard

The Pentagon said on Sunday at least 352 civilians were killed as a result of US-led campaign against the Islamic State (IS) in Iraq and Syria from August 2014 to March 2017. In its monthly report of assessment of civilian casualties, the Pentagon said ...

Pentagon: Strikes against Islamic State group have killed at least 352 civilians - KCRA Sacramento

Coalition strikes against the Islamic State group in Iraq and Syria have likely killed at least 352 civilians since the start of the operation almost three years ago, the U.S. military said Sunday. Advertisement. The numbers, contained in the monthly ...

Iraqi general says to complete capture of Mosul this month - Gulf Times

An Iraqi man walks with his son past a damaged building after the end of the battles between the Iraqi forces and Islamic State militants at their district in western Mosul, yesterday. Text Size: A A A. Reuters/Baghdad. An Iraqi commander expects to ...

Dozens of Yazidi 'slaves' rescued by Iraqi troops - MWC News (satire) (registration) (blog)

The group of 36 Yazidi survivors was saved by Iraqi forces fighting to retake Mosul from ISIL. Yazidi sect. A group of 36 Yazidi survivors has been rescued in Iraq after three years of "slavery" under ISIL's rule in northern Iraq, the United Nations ...

US-led coalition airstrikes killed 45 civilians in Iraq and Syria - Business Insider

Iraq Mosul ISIS explosion bombing airstrike Smoke rises after an airstrike during the battle against ISIS militants in the district of al-Mamoun in Mosul, Iraq, March 1, 2017. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani. BAGHDAD (AP) — Investigations conducted during the ...

US coalition strikes against ISIS killed at least 352 civilians since 2014, Pentagon says - The Dunlap Tribune

A new Pentagon report finds at least 352 civilians have been unintentionally killed by artillery and airstrikes in the U.S. coalition fighting ISIS in Iraq and Syria since the operation began in August 2014, according to the Pentagon. The U.S. military ...

Mosul draws Iran-backed Shiite militias - Washington Times

In this Sunday, Nov. 27, 2016 photo, an Iraqi special forces humvee passes with a Shiite flag bearing the likeness of Imam Hussein and Imam Ali with Arabic words reading “At your service Hussein,” in the front line neighborhood of ... more >. Print. By ...

Payback is a … Iraqi Military turns the tables on ISIS and starts droning them back - SOFREP (press release) (subscription)

The Iraqi military apparently has gotten fed up with ISIS using hobby drones to drop grenades or IEDs on their forces and have decided to return the favor. Watch ISIS Drones Attacking Iraqi Forces ...

US service member dies by ISIS explosive in Mosul - ARA News

A U.S. service member died from wounds sustained in an explosive device blast outside of Mosul city, in northwestern Iraq, on Saturday. “Further information [on the incident] will be released as appropriate. It is CJTF-OIR policy to defer casualty ...

Clay County soldier killed in Iraq - WTVY, Dothan

1st Lieutenant Weston Lee was killed while serving in Iraq over the weekend. He was 25 years old. Lee was from Bluffton in Clay County, Georgia, and graduated from Southwest Georgia Academy. Lee graduated from Ranger school in January 2016. He was ...

US-led fight on ISIS have killed 352 civilians: Pentagon - Yahoo News Canada (blog)

In this March 24, 2017 file photo, residents carry the body of several people killed in airstrikes during fighting between Iraq security forces and Islamic State on the western side of Mosul, Iraq. In a statement released Sunday, April 30, 2017, the ...

Pentagon says 352 civilians killed in strikes on Isis in Iraq and Syria - The Guardian

Firefighters look for bodies buried under the rubble, after an air strike against Islamic State triggered a massive explosion in Mosul, Iraq. Photograph: STRINGER/Reuters. US military. Pentagon says 352 civilians killed in strikes on Isis in Iraq and ...

US soldier killed in blast near embattled Mosul as Isis resistance continues in Iraq - International Business Times UK

US-backed forces are fighting Isis in the northern Iraqi city once the largest city under Isis control. William Watkinson. By William Watkinson. April 30, 2017 17:40 BST. Play Video. Play. Mute. Current Time 0:00. /. Duration Time 0:00. Loaded: 0 ...